Taking another year off

I’m finding myself in that situation again this academic year, mainly thanks to coronavirus this time around rather than financial worries. But this time, I can see it coming, and I won’t lose focus. I won’t waste this year. I’ve got things I need to do to be ready for …

2014 in review

I’m just making little summaries of the posts as I transfer them across to this blog from my old one, paying attention to key moments and looking out for the overarching themes. I knew something had to give. The first few posts of 2014 concerned the targets I was setting …

2013 in review

I’m just going back and porting my blog posts from 2013 over and man, this was a funny year. Existential panic had set in. I knew I wanted to do something with my life, but I was throwing darts into the mist trying to find what that something was. In …

n00b gainz

Exercising is fun, and as the title suggests, I’ve made some n00b gainz. My trousers are looser, so I’ve clearly lost some belly fat. My weight has remained the same however, so I have built some muscle. I do feel like I need to go more than once a week …

An update on my 2014 targets

Jake was born in 2014 and that was amazing, but so many other things just didn’t work out as I would’ve hoped this year, mainly because I never tried hard enough. I met some targets and I missed others but overall I think I need to just get away from …

Friday update 22/8/14

It’s been yet another quick week. Little baby Stewart is due in three weeks if you can believe that – we’re hoping that he or she comes a bit sooner than that because now is an ideal time, what with Claire and the kids being away. It would just be …

Bi-yearly update 2014

Hey, this is going to be an epic update, a half-year special so to speak. I’m going to go back and take a look at the targets I made at the start of the year and see how I’m doing with them. With regards to the Fitness Targets – I’ve …